3 Dakota Nelson
3 Dakota Nelson
Height: 5-10
Weight: 188
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fairland, Ind.
High School: Tri-Central
Position: WR
gp 7
yds 346
yds/g 49.4
td 3

Rejoins Black and Gold in 2017 … Enters senior slate as one of six-man captains group … Ranks third in career receptions (157) and receiving yardage (1993) while holds single-season receiving yardage mark (1116) … First team all-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference and Special Teams Player of Year (2014)/second team all-HCAC (2013)/D3Football.com all-region (2014) … Led NCAA Division III in all-purpose and return yardage per game (2014) … Sport management major … Member of campus’ Accounting and Business Club … Participates in athletics for the love of the game.

Recent Games
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 36 23
Yards 346 248
Yards per game 49.4 49.6
Yards per catch 9.6 10.8
Touchdowns 3 2
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 1 1 100.0% 37 37.0 1 0 0 0
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 3 19 6.3 11 0 - -
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 6 33 5.5 14 0 - -
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 4 4 1.0 2 0 1 0
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 2 8 4.0 7 0 - -
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 3 25 8.3 19 0 - -
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 7 35 5.0 11 0 - -
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 6 31 5.2 10 0 - -
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 6 18 3.0 9 1 - -
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 7 80 11.4 37 0 - -
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 4 26 6.5 9 0 1 0
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 7 126 18.0 67 1 - -
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 4 25 6.3 17 0 - -
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 2 29 14.5 24 1 - -
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 6 42 7.0 15 0 - -
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 6 134 22.3 28 0 1 13 13.0 13 0
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 3 138 46.0 93 1 1 5 5.0 5 0
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 6 164 27.3 39 0 1 1 1.0 1 0
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 7 189 27.0 33 0 - - - - -
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 2 117 58.5 90 1 2 19 9.5 19 0
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 1 17 17.0 17 0 4 29 7.3 16 0
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 1 19 18 13 134 184
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 1 33 80 5 138 256
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 1 4 26 1 164 195
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 1 8 126 - 189 323
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 1 25 25 19 117 186
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 1 35 29 29 17 110
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 1 31 42 - - 73
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 6 0 1 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 6 0 0 1 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 6 0 1 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 6 0 0 1 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 6 0 1 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 at Trine L, 35-12 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Alma W, 33-31 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Mt. St. Joseph L, 31-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Franklin L, 69-19 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 at Defiance W, 23-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Rose-Hulman L, 44-13 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 Bluffton W, 28-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Earlham   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 at Hanover   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Anderson (Ind.)   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 7 1 3 33.3% 37 5.3 12.3 1 0 37 246.9
Total 27 1 3 33.3% 37 1.4 12.3 1 0 37 246.9
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 10 4 13 1.3 3.3 0 6 1 1
2014-15 10 8 31 3.1 3.9 0 14 1 1
2017-18 7 31 155 22.1 5.0 0 19 1 0
Total 27 43 199 7.4 4.6 0 19 3 2
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 10 56 5.6 582 58.2 10.4 4 60
2014-15 10 76 7.6 1116 111.6 14.7 8 59
2017-18 7 36 5.1 346 49.4 9.6 3 67
Total 27 168 6.2 2044 75.7 12.2 15 67
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 7 - - - - - - - 0
Total 27 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 7 - - - - - - - -
Total 27 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 19 429 22.6 1 84 13 236 18.2 1 68
2014-15 32 830 25.9 1 83 15 382 25.5 3 91
2017-18 25 759 30.4 2 93 9 67 7.4 0 19
Total 76 2018 26.6 4 93 37 685 18.5 4 91
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 10 13 582 236 429 1260 126.0
2014-15 10 31 1116 382 830 2359 235.9
2017-18 7 155 346 67 759 1327 189.6
Total 27 199 2044 685 2018 4946 183.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 36 3.6 0 4 1 1 - - - - - 0
2014-15 72 7.2 0 8 1 3 - - - - - 0
2017-18 30 4.3 0 3 2 0 - - - - - 0
Total 138 5.1 0 15 4 4 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 10 3 0 3.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 27 3 0 3.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 7 1 3 33.3% 37 5.3 12.3 1 0 37 246.9
Conference 5 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 3 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Away 4 1 1 100.0% 37 9.3 37.0 1 0 37 740.8
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 4 1 3 33.3% 37 9.3 12.3 1 0 37 246.9
-
August 1 1 1 100.0% 37 37.0 37.0 1 0 37 740.8
September 3 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 7 31 155 22.1 5.0 0 19 1 0
Conference 5 22 103 20.6 4.7 0 19 1 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 17 70 23.3 4.1 0 11 1 0
Away 4 14 85 21.3 6.1 0 19 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 15 89 29.7 5.9 0 19 - -
Losses 4 16 66 16.5 4.1 0 11 1 0
-
August 1 3 19 19.0 6.3 0 11 - -
September 3 12 45 15.0 3.8 0 14 1 0
October 3 16 91 30.3 5.7 0 19 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 7 36 5.1 346 49.4 9.6 3 67
Conference 5 23 4.6 248 49.6 10.8 2 67
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 12 4.0 97 32.3 8.1 1 24
Away 4 24 6.0 249 62.3 10.4 2 67
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 17 5.7 147 49.0 8.6 0 37
Losses 4 19 4.8 199 49.8 10.5 3 67
-
August 1 6 6.0 18 18.0 3.0 1 9
September 3 18 6.0 232 77.3 12.9 1 67
October 3 12 4.0 96 32.0 8.0 1 24
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 7 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 5 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 7 - - - - - - - -
Conference 5 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 25 759 30.4 2 93 9 67 7.4 0 19
Conference 16 487 30.4 1 90 7 49 7.0 0 19
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 181 25.9 0 39 5 30 6.0 0 16
Away 18 578 32.1 2 93 4 37 9.3 0 19
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 255 51.0 2 93 3 24 8.0 0 19
Losses 20 504 25.2 0 39 6 43 7.2 0 16
-
August 6 134 22.3 0 28 1 13 13.0 0 13
September 16 491 30.7 1 93 2 6 3.0 0 5
October 3 134 44.7 1 90 6 48 8.0 0 19
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 7 155 346 67 759 1327 189.6
Conference 5 103 248 49 487 887 177.4
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 3 70 97 30 181 378 126.0
Away 4 85 249 37 578 949 237.3
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 3 89 147 24 255 515 171.7
Losses 4 66 199 43 504 812 203.0
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August 1 19 18 13 134 184 184.0
September 3 45 232 6 491 774 258.0
October 3 91 96 48 134 369 123.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 30 4.3 0 3 2 0 - - - - - 0
Conference 18 3.6 0 2 1 0 - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 2.0 0 1 0 0 - - - - - 0
Away 24 6.0 0 2 2 0 - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 12 4.0 0 0 2 0 - - - - - 0
Losses 18 4.5 0 3 0 0 - - - - - 0
-
August 6 6.0 0 1 0 0 - - - - - 0
September 12 4.0 0 1 1 0 - - - - - 0
October 12 4.0 0 1 1 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -